Building Butler’s politics of grief and Haraway’s post-humanist discourse of universality, I will argue that “identification with suffering itself” could constitute a form of political solidarity which is established independently from and at an instance beyond or anterior to language. If we identify with the “suffering itself” we are identifying with the purely “evental,” i.e., with the sheer experience (of subjection to pain) which is a pre-linguistic category. The... Topics: Laruelle, Haraway, Butler
François Laruelle, The Concept of ‘First Technology’: A ‘Unified Theory’ of Technics and Technology. Sur Simondon: Une Pensée de L'Individuation et de La Technique, ed. Gilles Châtelet, Paris: Éditions Albin Michel, 1994, 206‐19, trans. Nandita Biswas Mellamphy. Topics: François Laruelle, Gilbert Simondon
A public lecture by Anthony Paul Smith hosted by the Liverpool Forum for European Philosophy and the Association for Continental Philosophy of Religion. Topics: Laruelle, Continental philosophy of religion, ethics
Paper delivered at the Mystical Theology: Eruptions from France conference held at All Hallows College, Dublin on Saturday, January 12th 2013. Topics: Laruelle, non-philosophy, mysticism, Continental philosophy of religion
Following our recent seminar with Fernando ZALAMEA, in which we explored contemporary mathematical sublations and syntheses of philosophical antagonisms, we now turn to the condition of love, in our ongoing effort both (I) to place the philosophical thinking of struggle under the condition of disciplines external to (that is, autonomous with respect to) philosophy, and (II) to examine and rethink the very notion of a 'philosophy under conditions'. The second seminar in this project (the 25th... Topics: non-philosophy, love, philosophy, one, versus, laboratory, jve, jan van eyck, kolozova, laruelle
"Glass Cloud" is the result of the audio/visual collaboration between Chun Lee and Olivier Laruelle. About the artists: Chun Lee, is a Taiwanese sound artist currently based in London,UK. With a background in classical music, he became increasingly drawn into contemporary music and electronic arts. Olivier Laruelle, is a french artist also living in London programming visual arts mainly for live music events. Both are active members of Openlab, a collaboration of artists who engage... Topics: chun lee, olivier laruelle, catch the falling leaves, ctfl, openlab, goto10, pure data, processing,...
byEugene Thacker , Daniel Colucciello Barber, Nicola Masciandaro, Alexander R. Galloway, Clodagh Emoe, Simon Critchley
A four-night theoretical exploration of mysticism in dialogue with "Du noir univers", a text by Francois Laruelle. April 26-29, 2012 at Recess Activities, 41 Grand Street, Ground Floor, New York, NY Night I: Eugene Thacker-Remote: The Forgetting of the World Clodagh Emoe-Mystical Anarchism. Screening and discussion. Introduced by Simon Critchley. Night II: Daniel Colucciello Barber-Whylessness: The Universe is Deaf and Blind. Night III: Nicola Masciandaro-Secret: No Light Has Ever... Topics: Francois Laruelle, Du noir univers, On the Black Universe, mysticism, philosophy